Getting started in swimming – Building a Base

Getting started in swimming – Building a Base

You won’t be a swimmer for long before you begin to hear the terms, ‘building a strong base’ and ‘base training’. Experienced swimmers and swimming/triathlon coaches will each tell you that it’s vitally important to increase your aerobic base, but what exactly IS a...
How should a beginner get started with swimming?

How should a beginner get started with swimming?

This is always such an emotive subject, mainly because the answer to it is incredibly subjective and will depend on so many differing factors! I know this doesn’t help you figure out how and where to get started, so I’ll explain…. I am asked almost daily to write...